Other Events & Dates
March through April 2015


March 27, 2015 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Physical Seminar - Chemistry

Speaker: Dr. Sergei Tretiak

Title: "From engineering interfaces in soft electronic materials to efficient perovskite photovoltaics"

Los Alamos National Laboratory, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 12-Feb-15 12:16pm ET


1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ph.D. Defense - Chemistry

Speaker: Elena Nilosek

Title: "Quantum and Classical Molecular Dynamics of Energy Harvesting"

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 10-Feb-15 11:18am ET


March 30, 2015 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Physical Seminar - Chemistry

Speaker: Professor Chong Fang

Title: Elucidating Photochemical Reaction Pathways in Fluorescent Protein based Biosensors using Ultrafast Spectroscopy

Oregon State University, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor David McCamant

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 3-Feb-15 11:56am ET


April 1, 2015 ( Wednesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Colloquium - Chemistry

Title: Catalysis, Mechanistic Understanding and Collaboration as Tools to Sustainable Production of Chemicals and Fuels

Speaker: Professor Karen Goldberg

Director, Center for Enabling New Technologies through Catalysis

University of Washington, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor William Jones

Location:  Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall 140

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 19-Mar-15 11:41am ET


1:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D., Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco

"Monitoring Translation in Space and Time with Ribosome Profiling"

Graduate Student T32 Retreat in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences

Hosts: Drs. Sina Ghaemmaghami and Lynne Maquat

Class of '62 Aud.(G-9425)

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Location:  Class of '62 Aud. (G-9425)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:45am ET


April 3, 2015 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Organic Seminar

Speaker: Kierra Huihui

Title: Gold-Catalyzed Transformations of Alkynyl Aryl Sulfoxides

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 20-Mar-15 3:55pm ET


12:00pm - 1:00pm
Seminar by Hiroshi Nakagawa, M.D., Ph.D., Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  2-6408 K-207 Auditorium

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:27pm ET


April 6, 2015 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Organic Seminar

Speaker: Professor Mary Watson

Title: Transition Metal Catalysis of Non-traditional Electrophiles

University of Delaware, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor Daniel Weix

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 5-Mar-15 11:42am ET


April 8, 2015 ( Wednesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Colloquium - Chemistry

Speaker: Professor Gregory H. Robinson

Title: Carbene-Stabilized Main Group Allotropes: Synthesis, Structure, and Reactivity

University of Georgia, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor Michael Neidig

Location:  Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall 140

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 5-Mar-15 12:46pm ET


2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Régis Pomès, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Molecular Structure and Function, Hospital for Sick Children; Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto

"Peptides and Proteins in Lipid Bilayers"

Host: Dr. Alan Grossfield

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:55am ET


April 13, 2015 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Inorganic Seminarr

Speaker: Professor Suzanne Bart

Title: Exploring the Role of Redox-Active Pyridine(diimine) Ligands in the Formation of Uranium-Element Multiple Bonds

Purdue University, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor Michael Neidig

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 16-Mar-15 1:17pm ET


April 15, 2015 ( Wednesday )

Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Susan Ross, Ph.D., Interim Chair and Professor of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

"Mouse Models for Studying APOBEC3-Mediated Restriction of Virus Infection"

Hosts: Drs. Harold Smith and Stephen Dewhurst (Co-sponsored by the Center for Aids Research and by Graduate Women in Science)

K-307 (3-6408)

Dr. Susan Ross will also be the speaker for the Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) meeting on Thursday, April 16, 2015 titled "The Best-Laid Schemes of Mice & Women Rarely Go Awry" from 3pm - 4pm in the Case Method Room (1-9576).

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:29am ET


April 16, 2015 ( Thursday )

11:00am - 12:00pm
EHSC Seminar Series: Dr. Laura Van Winkle, UC, Davis

Dr. Laura Van Winkle (Chair, Academic Federation, U. California at Davis) will present a seminar as part of the EHSC Seminar Series on 4/16/2015, entitled: "Ultrafine Particulate Matter and the Developing Lung", starting at 11:00 a.m. in the EHSC Conference Room (4-8820).

Location:  EHSC Conference Room (Med. Ctr. 4-8820)

Posted by:  Judy Havalack, Environmental Medicine, 23-Feb-15 2:38pm ET


3:00pm - 4:00pm
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting

Susan Ross, Ph.D.,Interim Chair & Professor, Department of Microbiology,Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

"The Best-Laid Schemes of Mice & Women Rarely Go Awry"

Host: Dr. Harold Smith

Dr. Susan Ross will also be presenting a seminar in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics seminar series on Wednesday, April 15th titled "Mouse Models for Studying APOBEC3-mediated Restriction of Virus Infection" at 2:00 p.m. in K-307(3-6408).

Location:  Case Method Room 1-9576

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:27am ET


April 17, 2015 ( Friday )

8:30am - 6:00pm
2015 Neuroscience Retreat

An all-day retreat for students, postdocs, faculty, and staff from across the University who share an interest in neuroscience. Keynote speaker, Valina Dawson, PhD, Johns Hopkins Institute - "PARsing Cell Death in Parkinson's disease" Guest speakers: Douglas Portman, PhD, University of Rochester Post-doc speaker: Oh-Sang Kwon, PhD, University of Rochester Student speaker: Rebecca Lowery, PhD student in neuroscience, University of Rochester

Please register for the event at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/education/graduate/phd/neurosciences/retreat/program/registration.cfm

Location:  MAG-500 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Posted by:  Ania Dworzanski, Neurobiology & Anatomy, 11-Mar-15 3:36pm ET


9:00am - 10:00am
Organic Seminar

Title: Overcoming Steric and Electronic Obstacles: Development of Efficient Syntheses of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

Speaker: Dr. Ke Chen; Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Company, Department of Chemical Development

Host: Professor Robert Boeckman, Dept. of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473, RC

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 11-Mar-15 5:24pm ET


2:00pm - 3:00pm
Seminar by Wellington V. Cardoso, M.D., PhD, Medicine and Genetics & Development, Columbia University

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  1-9576 Ryan Case Method Room

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:28pm ET


April 21, 2015 ( Tuesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ph.D. Defense - Chemistry

Title: Excited State Dynamics, Molecular Interactions, and Electron Transfer in Systems for the Photochemical Production of Hydrogen

Speaker: Randy Sabatini

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 24-Mar-15 11:07am ET


April 24, 2015 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Organic Seminar

Speaker: Danielle Raymond

Title: TBA

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 24-Mar-15 12:05pm ET


April 27, 2015 ( Monday )

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ph.D. Defense - Chemistry

Title: Amyloid-inspired amino acid based functional hydrogel materials: structural insights

Speaker: Wathsala G.H.M. Liyanage

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Goergen 109

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 23-Mar-15 1:30pm ET


4:00pm - 5:00pm
Physical Seminar - Chemistry

Title: New Methods for Combining Experimental Data and Molecular Simulations into Hybrid Models

Speaker: Professor Andrew White

University of Rochester, Department of Chemical Engineering

Host: Ignacio Franco

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 26-Mar-15 11:18am ET


April 28, 2015 ( Tuesday )

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Seminar by Selina Chen-Kiang, Weill Cornell Medical College

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  3-6408 K-307 Auditorium

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:30pm ET


April 29, 2015 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Hashim M. Al-Hashimi, Ph.D., Director, Duke Center for RNA Biology; Professor, Departments of Biochemistry and Chemistry, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

"How RNA Structures 'Jiggle and Wiggle' at Atomic Resolution: Importance to Function and Drug Discovery"

Host: Dr. Benjamin Miller

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:59am ET

 
 
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